Cancer Biology & Medicine


Cancer Biology & Medicine

Cancer Biology & Medicine is a peer-reviewed open-access journal published by the Chinese Anti-cancer Association (CACA), which is the leading professional society of oncology in China. Published quarterly, the journal provides innovative and significant information on the biological basis of cancer, cancer microenvironment, translational cancer research, and all aspects of clinical cancer research. The journal also publishes significant perspectives on indigenous cancer types in China. The scope covers the following topics:

● Cancer genetics

● Cancer and stem cell biology

● Molecular and clinical immunology

● Cancer prevention and epidemiology

● Cancer biomarkers

● Radiation oncology

● Oncology clinical trials

● Mechanisms of drug sensitivity and resistance

● Targeted therapy and immunotherapy

● Multidisciplinary treatment and personalized medicine

Author Benefits

● Easy submission via online system

● Efficient and professional peer review

● Rapid pre-print online publication

● No charge for publication and open access

● International visibility-All full texts are free in PubMed Central




2018 Chinese Conference on Oncology


Chinese  Conference   on  Oncology  will   be  held  ceremoniously   on  August   17th -20th, 2018   in  Shenyang, Liaoning   province, which   is  hosted  by  China  Anti-Cancer   Association   (CACA) , organized   by  Liaoning   Cancer Hospital   &    Institute   and   Liaoning   Anti-Cancer    Association, co-organized    by   Union   for   International   Cancer Control  (UICC), US  Chinese  Anti-Cancer   Association   (USCACA)   and  Tumor   Division   in  Chinese   Medical Association.

Click here to visit its official website to learn more.

Posted: 2017-12-07

World Cancer Day 2018


A truly global event taking place every year on 4 February, World Cancer Day unites the world’s population in the fight against cancer.

It aims to save millions of preventable deaths each year by raising awareness and education about the disease, pressing governments and individuals across the world to take action.

Here is the link to the official website:

Posted: 2017-12-07
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Vol 14, No 4: November 2017

Table of Contents


A race to uncover a panoramic view of primary liver cancer PDF HTML
Ruidong Xue, Jing Li, Fan Bai, Xinwei Wang, Junfang Ji, Yinying Lu 335-340
The ascent of immune checkpoint inhibitors: is the understudy ready for a leading role? PDF HTML
Amy L. Cummings, Edward B. Garon 341-347


Cell cycle regulation and anticancer drug discovery PDF HTML
Jingwen Bai, Yaochen Li, Guojun Zhang 348-362
Camptothecin-based nanodrug delivery systems PDF HTML
Yan Wen, Yingze Wang, Xiaoli Liu, Wei Zhang, Xinhe Xiong, Zhongxiao Han, Xingjie Liang 363-370

Original Article

Brain metastasis in advanced colorectal cancer: results from the South Australian metastatic colorectal cancer (SAmCRC) registry PDF HTML
Gonzalo Tapia Rico, Timothy J. Price, Christos Karapetis, Cynthia Piantadosi, Rob Padbury, Amitesh Roy, Guy Maddern, James Moore, Scott Carruthers, David Roder, Amanda R. Townsend 371-376
Promoter methylation of Wnt/β-Catenin signal inhibitor TMEM88 is associated with unfavorable prognosis of nonsmall cell lung cancer PDF HTML
Rongna Ma, Nannan Feng, Xiao Yu, Hongyan Lin, Xiaohong Zhang, Oumin Shi, Huan Zhang, Shuo Zhang, Lei Li, Min Zheng, Ming Gao, Herbert Yu, Biyun Qian 377-386
Profile of the breast cancer susceptibility marker rs4245739 identifies a role for miRNAs PDF HTML
Sumadi Lukman Anwar, Wahyu Wulaningsih, Johnathan Watkins 387-395
Thermogenic protein UCP1 and UCP3 expression in nonsmall cell lung cancer: relation with glycolysis and anaerobic metabolism PDF HTML
Alexandra Giatromanolaki, Konstantina Balaska, Dimitra Kalamida, Christos Kakouratos, Efthimios Sivridis, Michael I. Koukourakis 396-404
Increased expression of YAP1 in prostate cancer correlates with extraprostatic extension PDF HTML
Filiz Kisaayak Collak, Ummuhan Demir, Seyma Ozkanli, Esra Kurum, Pinar Engin Zerk 405-413

Case Report

Complete pathologic response after chemoradiotherapy in a patient with rectal squamous cell carcinoma: a case report PDF HTML
Zaied Sonia, Daldoul Amira, Bhiri Hanene, Ammar Nouha, Khechine Wiem, Toumi Omar, Abbes Ibtissem, Ben Salem Amina, Njima Manel, Mhabrech Houda 414-417
Brain metastasis in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients with uncommon EGFR mutations: a report of seven cases and literature review PDF HTML
Puchun Er, Tian Zhang, Jing Wang, Qingsong Pang, Ping Wang 418-425